Barack Obama and Taqiyya: Is There an Islamic Explanation for the Lies?

Speaking of “ISIL is not Islamic”… it kind of makes one wonder, when your President grew up and was schooled in a culture that believes lying can be honorable and righteous… is he practicing Taqiyya on us, all the time? Consider this entry from Islam Watch: “Understanding Taqiyya ― Islamic Principle of Lying for the Sake of Allah.” The word “Taqiyya” literally means: “Concealing, precaution, guarding.” It is employed in disguising one’s beliefs, intentions, convictions, ideas, Read more […]

It’s OK to Lie if You’re a Muslim

Islam allows lying for the right reason in the world of taqiyya. Believing individuals can deny “the faith or commit otherwise illegal or blasphemous acts while they are at risk of significant persecution.” In other words, if you’re a Muslim it’s OK to lie. It’s called “taqiyya,” and it’s nothing new. Yasser Arafat mouthed peaceful platitudes about America and Israel to an English-speaking audience while simultaneously swearing death and destruction to both on Al Jazeera, in Arabic. “The Read more […]